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Women of Influence Partners with Celebrity Stylist

January, 25th, 2017

    Celebrity stylist Kim Appelt will join Women of Influence as Style Expert and Fashion Editor   TORONTO, FEBRUARY 2017 – Women of Influence is excited to welcome celebrity stylist Kim Appelt as their first ever Style Expert and Fashion Editor. In her new role, Kim will be sharing her knowledge on work-meets-fashion topics […]





Announcing the 2015 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award Finalists graphic

Announcing the 2015 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award Finalists

September, 23rd, 2015

Women of Influence today announced the finalists of the 2015 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards program. A record breaking 5,000 women entrepreneurs from coast to coast were nominated for this year’s award, and 18 finalists have now been selected. These exceptional women were chosen for their accomplishments in industries as diverse as finance, technology, and staffing.





Philanthropic Leader Jessica Houssian to Headline Deloitte Women of Influence Luncheon on April 29 graphic

Philanthropic Leader Jessica Houssian to Headline Deloitte Women of Influence Luncheon on April 29

April, 23rd, 2015

Canada’s leading not-for-profit organizations gain inspiration from powerful philanthropic effort resulting in individual gifts of $1 million or more to women’s advancement. On April 29th, Go Big, Be Bold: Learn How Women Are Moving Millions.





Shoppers Drug Mart partners with new agency and expands sponsorship with Women of Influence graphic

Shoppers Drug Mart partners with new agency and expands sponsorship with Women of Influence

March, 23rd, 2015

Shoppers Drug Mart is building a bigger, multi-channel marketing strategy with the help of new media partnerships and a new agency of record, Toronto-based John St. Shoppers is also expanding an existing sponsorship relationship with Women of Influence.





Announcing the Call for Nominations for the 2015 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards graphic

Announcing the Call for Nominations for the 2015 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards

March, 9th, 2015

TORONTO – MARCH 9TH – In celebration of International Women’s Day, RBC and Women of Influence are announcing the call for nominations for the 2015 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards!





Announcing the 2014 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards Finalists! graphic

Announcing the 2014 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards Finalists!

October, 22nd, 2014

For immediate release: Announcing the finalists of the 2014 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards program. A record breaking 4,000 women entrepreneurs from coast to coast were nominated for this year’s awards, and 18 finalists have now been selected.





Women of Influence Auctions Off Top Canadian Executives to Raise Money for G(irls)20 graphic

Women of Influence Auctions Off Top Canadian Executives to Raise Money for G(irls)20

October, 20th, 2014

The fifth annual Future Women of Influence online auction has begun! It will run from October 20th to October 27th in support of G(irls)20, a powerful initiative that empowers girls and women to be agents of economic and social change.





Canadian Securities Regulators Finalize Rule Amendments Regarding Women on Boards and in Senior Management graphic

Canadian Securities Regulators Finalize Rule Amendments Regarding Women on Boards and in Senior Management

October, 20th, 2014

“Today we have made important changes to our disclosure regime, which are expected to encourage greater representation by women on boards and in positions of senior management,” said Howard Wetston, Q.C., Chair and CEO of the Ontario Securities Commission.





Carolyn Lawrence explains “Why More Vacation Will Help Your Career” graphic

Carolyn Lawrence explains “Why More Vacation Will Help Your Career”

October, 14th, 2014

We’re fresh off a long weekend, and we want you to maintain this relaxed and recharged pace. Going on vacations (and even recognizing when it’s time for one) WILL benefit your career. Carolyn Lawrence explains how in her latest blog for Huffington Post.





Press Release – Women of Influence Cites Confidence As Key to Women’s Professional Advancement graphic

Press Release – Women of Influence Cites Confidence As Key to Women’s Professional Advancement

October, 8th, 2014

Women of Influence has completed its first of a three year program to explore the solutions to women’s professional advancement in a response to the slow growth of appointments to the Senior Executive and board levels in corporate North America.





Freedom is Trending: From Fashion to Gender Equality graphic

Freedom is Trending: From Fashion to Gender Equality

October, 3rd, 2014

Is this the new passion, the search for freedom of our mind versus the job that we hold? Is this how we will ultimately be able to answer the question, “who am I?” instead of answering, “what I do?”





Huffington Post – Carolyn Lawrence – Do You Want to Change the World? graphic

Huffington Post – Carolyn Lawrence – Do You Want to Change the World?

September, 11th, 2014

“This is not a blog on why we hold back. This is a blog about what we can do to let go of our fears, and go after our dreams. Because I know what happens when you do; you change the world.”





BNN – Carolyn Lawrence on the Top 25 Creating Change graphic

BNN – Carolyn Lawrence on the Top 25 Creating Change

September, 8th, 2014

Carolyn Lawrence, President and CEO, Women of Influence, joins BNN to break down their latest list of top female leaders and highlight the changing gender dynamics in the C-suite.





Press Release – 2014 Top 25 Women of Influence Revealed graphic

Press Release – 2014 Top 25 Women of Influence Revealed

September, 2nd, 2014

Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, Women of Influence Inc. is thrilled to announce its 2014 Top 25 Women of Influence™. This prestigious ranking showcases and celebrates the achievements of senior executives who have made a significant difference in their field and who are true leaders in business, health, non-governmental organizations (NGO), professional services and public sectors.





Renaissance Gal: Carolyn Lawrence graphic

Renaissance Gal: Carolyn Lawrence

August, 22nd, 2014

LUXXE has shared a Quick Fire Q+A of our President and CEO, Carolyn Lawrence! What’s the best advice Carolyn has ever given? What’s one item she can’t live without? Find out here.  





The sign of a good leader: your staff follows you graphic

The sign of a good leader: your staff follows you

July, 14th, 2014

Carolyn Lawrence interviews President of Jones Group Canada, Carrie Kirkman, as part of Globe Careers’ Leadership Lab series.





Women in the workplace: 5 tips for career success graphic

Women in the workplace: 5 tips for career success

May, 30th, 2014

Carolyn Lawrence, the CEO of Women of Influence Inc, shares how women can be more successful at work.





Women of Influence’s Carolyn Lawrence To Introduce Featured Speaker Martha Stewart to Toronto graphic

Women of Influence’s Carolyn Lawrence To Introduce Featured Speaker Martha Stewart to Toronto

May, 26th, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY Women of Influence’s Carolyn Lawrence To Introduce Featured Speaker Martha Stewart to Toronto TORONTO, May 26 , 2014— Women of Influence is a proud sponsor and partner of The Art of Leadership for Women, a conference that features some of North America’s most notable and inspiring women leaders. Each speaker will cover critical […]





Women are confident. They’re just quiet about it, new survey shows graphic

Women are confident. They’re just quiet about it, new survey shows

May, 21st, 2014

Women are confident. They’re just quiet about it, new survey shows





Tips On Getting Ahead From A Woman At The Top graphic

Tips On Getting Ahead From A Woman At The Top

May, 15th, 2014

Carolyn Lawrence, President and CEO of Women of Influence, is putting women’s advancement first by revealing how to break down the barriers that still exist for women.





MEDIA ADVISORY: Women of Influence Advancement Centre provides powerful curriculum in response to research results highlighting gaps in Women’s Advancement graphic

MEDIA ADVISORY: Women of Influence Advancement Centre provides powerful curriculum in response to research results highlighting gaps in Women’s Advancement

May, 12th, 2014

Women of Influence Advancement Centre provides powerful curriculum in response to research results highlighting gaps in Women’s Advancement Eight courses help high potential women gain the intangible skills to advance to senior leadership roles more powerfully  TORONTO – MAY 12, 2014 – Women of Influence launches eight courses in response to the 7 Pitfalls for Women […]





Glenn Llopis to Release New Women’s Leadership Ebook on May 15th; Featuring Interviews with Top Women Executives and Leaders in North America graphic

Glenn Llopis to Release New Women’s Leadership Ebook on May 15th; Featuring Interviews with Top Women Executives and Leaders in North America

May, 5th, 2014

Glenn Llopis to Release New Women’s Leadership Ebook on May 15th; Featuring Interviews with Top Women Executives and Leaders in North America





Co-gender CEOs the new power couple? graphic

Co-gender CEOs the new power couple?

May, 2nd, 2014

Co-gender CEOs the new power couple?





Self-promotion tops work-life balance as career block for women: Study graphic

Self-promotion tops work-life balance as career block for women: Study

May, 2nd, 2014

Self-promotion tops work-life balance as career block for women: Study Report says despite women execs being more confident today, men still lead at selling themselves.






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